Back to the ’60s (and Fringes) in Brazil, New York Times, July 25, 2012
More Women Look Over the Counter for a Libido Fix, New York Times, July 2, 2012
A Patton Uses Film As a Tool to Help Veterans with PTSD, The Daily Beast, June 30, 2012
Life After the Games for Five Former Olympians (aka, “The Ice Pack”!), New York Times, June 18, 2012
Seeking Redress When Air Travel Goes Awry, New York Times, May 2, 2012
Leaving a Spouse Behind. For Good, New York Times, April 27, 2012
Failure is not an Option, New York Times, April 13, 2012
Hands Give a Lift, Now They Can Get One, New York Times, March 15, 2012
Expanding Efforts to Keep Cosmetics Testing from Animals, New York Times, December 28, 2011
VOWS: Audrey Smaltz and Gail Marquis, New York Times, November 27, 2011
A Hard Turn: Better Health on the Highway, New York Times, November 22, 2011
A Boom in Plastic Surgery for Those in the The Golden Years, New York Times, August 8, 2011
When a Child’s Anxieties Need Sorting, New York Times, June 23, 2011
With Anorexia, Total Recovery Can Be Elusive, New York Times, April 25, 2011
Tattoos as Makeup? Read the Fine Print, New York Times, Feb. 23, 2011
For Female-Aphrodisiac Makers, Efforts at Parity, New York Times, Sept. 13, 2010
Out with Dr. John, New York Times, August 20 2010
Visiting Ellis Island with Eddie Izzard, New York Times, July 16, 2010
I Coulda Been a Contender! Psychology Today, July, 2010
For Better, For Worse, For B.M.I, New York Times, June 11, 2010
The Fat Man Walks Alone, Newsweek, March 25, 2010
Lasik’s Blurry Vision, Salon, January 25, 2010
Narrowing an Eating Disorder, New York Times, January 19, 2010
Redefining Cured, Newsweek, Sept. 23, 2009
America’s War on the Overweight, Newsweek, Aug. 26, 2009 (with Kate Dailey)
Why Deathbed Marriages Endure, Newsweek, July 9, 2009
My Surreal Night with Michael Jackson, The Daily Beast, July 6, 2009
Threesome Marriages, The Daily Beast, May 7, 2009
Pressing Acai for Answers, New York Times, March 11, 2009
What’s Eating Our Kids? Fears About ‘Bad’ Foods, New York Times, February 25, 2009
Flush Those Toxins! Eh, Not So Fast, New York Times, January 21, 2009
The Enlightened Path, With a Rubber Duck, New York Times, December 31, 2008
It’s Botox For You, Dear Bridesmaids, New York Times, July 24, 2008
60-Plus, Ripped, and Natural Competitors, New York Times, April 3, 2008
Lasik Surgery: When the Fine Print Applies to You , New York Times, March 13, 2008
The Dating Coach Is In ($125/Hour), New York Times, September 27, 2007
Shades of Truth: An Account of a Kabul School Is Challenged, Village Voice, April 29, 2007
Communal Yoga Mat: Beware of Germs, New York Times, July 27, 2006. Downward Dog. Staph Infection. Namaste.
VOWS: Lola Enders and Walter Weil, New York Times, March 14, 2004
The Pissed-Off Muse, Salon, July 6, 1999
Big People on Campus, New York Times, November 26, 2006
In a new academic field, is Rosanne Barr’s weight worth 3 credits?
The String That Binds, The Village Voice, August 11, 2004
The Kabbalah Center wants your heart and your money.
Survivor Meets Millionaire, and a Show Is Born, New York Times, October 19, 2003
If there’s one thing Mark Burnett, the executive producer of “Survivor” and “The Restaurant,” has learned in his decade in television, it is this: never let an opportunity slip away.
Girls with Guns, New York Post, August 18, 2002
Leslie Entin never planned on packing heat. Not as a kid growing up in Queens, not as vice president of Selection de Givenchy in Manhattan and certainly not after giving birth to her daughter Mia, who’s now 5.
Four Weddings And a Registry, New York Times, May 18, 2003
I have four weddings to attend this summer. My friends are thrilled about their pending ceremonies, but they seem equally excited, if not more so, about the gift registries.
A Hotel Stephen King Might Find Just Right, New York Times, July 23, 2002
For the weary business traveler, the new executive retreat and inn on the old Berry Hill plantation here has it all: meeting rooms, a fitness center, a dining room with world-class cuisine, a swimming pool, tennis courts…And ghosts. Lots of ghosts.
High-Tech Philanthropy in a Low-Tech Guatemalan Village, New York Times, June 4, 2000
It is an early evening on a hazy spring night, and a group of children are gathered on the shores of Lake Atitlán, eagerly awaiting the visit from Karin Stahl.
Can ‘Neurobics’ Do for the Brain What Aerobics Do for Lungs?, New York Times, October 3, 1999
Cognitive calisthenics aim to build quick wits.
I Want to Be a Chairborne Ranger: Boot Camp for the Office, New York Times, May 24, 1998
It’s Thursday afternoon, the rain is rattling rooftops and workers from the Vandor Corporation are huddled in a tent in the middle of nowhere, dressed in Army fatigues and combat boots.